Get ready to be hooked again to the screens as the season 9 of Chicago Fire has been greenlit. ASCAP Award winner for Top Television Series in 2013 has come a long way and is about to touch a double-digit number of seasons. Season 8 was a groundbreaking release, and it pocketed the highest ratings of the Wednesday night in the U.S. (more than 7.6 million views). The action drama has developed space in the hearts of the audience, plus it has also been rated 7.9 on IMDB. Even though season 8 was a massive hit, it ended abruptly due to COVID-19, and the producers had to wrap it up three episodes early. The shortage of three episodes left the audience with many questions unanswered, and the only question that came to their mind was about the release date of season 9. We have gathered all the available information on the upcoming season, so let’s break it down.
Chicago Fire Season 9 Release Date: When is it coming out?
Season 8 of Chicago Fire was released on 25th September 2019. Season 8 went on till 15th April 2020. Fortunately, you don’t have to wait for a long time! You can set the countdown because Chicago fire season 9 is slated to release on 11th November 2020. We have noted that new seasons of Chicago Fire appear on NBC mostly in the fall. It is impressive that the show maintained that Decorum even during the pandemic as the show is delayed only for a short period. Let us give you another piece of information that you might like; don’t expect the Chicago fire to go anywhere anytime soon. NBC has greenlit the show for the next three seasons. So, your favorite firefighter show, along with Chicago Med and Chicago P.D is sticking around for a long time!
The production halted in March but continued in October. During the filming, some of the stars were tested positive for COVID-19. As a result, this-filming was again paused on 29th September, but don’t worry! This temporary shutdown won’t affect the release date, which has already been decided.
Chicago Fire Season 9 Cast: Who is leaving/returning?
All the central characters have buckled up to return for season 9. Chicago Fire’s 9th installment will include Taylor Kinney as Lieutenant Kelly Severide, Jesse Spencer as Captain Matthew Casey, Eamonn Walker as Chief Wallace Boden, Yuri Sardarov as Brian “Otis” Zvonecek, Kara Killmer as Sylvie Brett, and others will also reprise their roles. However, there is someone who won’t appear in the upcoming season, Annie Ilonzeh won’t be there as paramedic Emily Foster. On the one hand, Annie is leaving, and on the other, Adriyan Rae is making an entry as Gianna Mackey.
Chicago Fire Season 9 Plot Predictions: What could it be about?
Season 9 will pick up from the ending of season 8. Three episodes that couldn’t happen in season eight will act as the starting storylines of season 9. The show’s creator, Derek, told us that season 9 would follow the Girls on Fire storyline. So you can expect to watch a huge factory fire plus an attack at a juvenile detention center. Season 9 will also highlight the relationship between Casey and Brett as they are getting closer. Makers also hinted that the 9th installment might also address the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chicago Fire Season 9 Trailer:
Unfortunately, we don’t have a trailer yet. The fans have been waiting to get a glimpse of season 9, but no footage has been released. You will be informed Instantly about any update, till then; you can watch the trailer of Season 8; it will give you goosebumps!